Exploration

Stunning Pictures: The Year's Best Wildlife Photographs

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
National Geographic photographers are among the winners of Wildlife Photography of the Year.
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Partial Solar Eclipse Graces Skies on Thursday

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Sky-watchers eagerly anticipate a partial solar eclipse that will blanket much of United States and Canada in shadow.
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Photographer's Portraits of Liberia's Ebola Survivors Show Joy, Sorrow

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
John Moore's portraits of those who survived Ebola show happiness but also grief over lost loved ones and rejection by their communities.
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Two Years After Hurricane Sandy Hit the U.S., What Lessons Can We Learn From the Deadly Storm?

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
In an era of extreme weather, we have to keep the risk of weather disasters in the front of our minds, author says.
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Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery Offers Tragic Testimony to A

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Improvised explosive devices have transformed battle—and disrupted one of the central rituals of grieving, author says.
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Quarantine Politics: Why Authorities Push Voluntary Isolation in Face of Ebola

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Isolation is containing Ebola in U.S., while enforced quarantines have risks.
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"Lost" Satellite Photos Reveal Surprising Views of Earth in the 1960s

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Images include the Aral Sea before it dried up, the most Antarctic ice on record, and possibly the first shots of Europe from space.
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Extremely Rare White Rhino Dies in Kenya—His Kind Nearly Extinct

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
The northern white rhinoceros is one step closer to extinction with the death of Suni, one of only two breeding males left of the subspecies.
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Your Shot Photos: Kitchens Around the World

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
In honor of World Food Day, we gathered together some of the photos you've sent us of the world's kitchens and culinary traditions.
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Mistakes and Reversals Shake Trust in Ebola Response, in Dallas and Beyond

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Panic rises in Texas and beyond, complicating Ebola response.
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Armored Fish Pioneered Sex As You Know It

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Fossils suggest that the first vertebrates to have sex performed the act side by side.
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Queen of the Underworld Sheds New Light on Greek Tomb

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Newly revealed mosaic may hold key to unlocking mystery: Who was buried in the massive mound?
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Beautiful Feather Pictures: Birds Flaunt Majestic Tails and Dramatic Collars

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
These cooing Casanovas use showstopping plumage to court females and fend off rivals.
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Back to Everest in 2015?

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Six months after killer avalanche, mountaineering community assesses next year's climbing season
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Weed Tourism: Have You Booked Your Reservation?

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Relaxed laws in Colorado have allowed a weed-business boom.
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Amid Ebola Panic, Separating Fact From Fiction

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
As the United States response to the outbreak evolves, questions to answers like "Can I get it on a plane?"
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Week's Best Space Pictures: Clusters Form, Opportunity Pans, and Orion Is Assembled

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Galaxy clusters give up secrets, a Mars rover takes a panorama, and the Orion spacecraft takes a step closer to completion in this week's best space pictures.
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Two Years After Hurricane Sandy Hit the U.S., What Lessons Can We Learn From the Deadly Storm?

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
In an era of extreme weather, we have to keep the risk of weather disasters in the front of our minds, author says.
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Search Widens for Nepal Blizzard Survivors

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
Rescue teams have found dozens of missing trekkers in Nepal, even as the death toll mounts from the week's deadly blizzard.
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A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time

National Geographic - 1 hour 40 min ago
A century after World War I began, a forgotten theater in the Alps known as the White War is being revealed thanks to retreating glaciers.
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